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HI Washington DC Hostel

1009 11th Street, NW Washington, Washington DC, USA

HI-DC is the best value in DC! Meet people from around the world, and experience what has been described as a cross between the UN and your friend's living room. Meet people from around the world, and experience what has been described as a cross between the UN and your friend's living room. The perfect blend of the UN and your friend’s living room, HI DC is the place to meet people from around the world. Located near the city’s most famous attractions, Hostelling International-Washington, DC (HI-DC) offers a friendly and inexpensive lodging experience for travelers. We provide an unbeatable environment (and a long list of amenities) that brings together international and domestic travelers. We also provide groups a comfortable and safe place to stay. Read more

87% Overall Rating 238 out of 255 customers would recommend this property based on 255 reviews

Atmosphere 83%

Cleanliness 87%

Facilities 86%

Location 92%

Safety 90%

Staff 88%

Value 83%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

HOSTEL CUSTOMS
• A valid credit card is required for guaranteed reservations. If you need personal attention or have special needs, please call us or email us
• Please retain your confirmation number when making a reservation
• Maximum number of guests is 10
• A $3 per person, per night Temporary Membership Fee for those who aren't members
• Please show a government issued photo ID upon check-in
• Check-in is at 2:00 PM on your arrival date, and check-out is at 11:00 AM on your departure date. Guests have until 2:00 PM on the date of arrival to cancel their reservation. Any guest who does not call and cancel by 2:00 PM on the date of arrival will be charged one night stay
• Children under 12-years-old must stay with their guardian in a private room. Children 12-18 years-old must stay in the same room with their guardian
• Extension requests made after 11:00 AM on the scheduled date of departure may require the hosteller to switch beds and/or rooms
• FREE in-room lockers are provided (please provide your own lock). A limited number of electronic lockers are available for a small fee
• The maximum length of stay is 14 days within a twelve-month period
• Accommodations are available only to travelers from outside a 55 mile radius of the hostel
• Refunds will be provided using the original method of payment
"Accepted credit cards, for making reservations and paying for stays, are limited to VISA or Mastercard."

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Washington DC?

Contact us directly

HI-DC is the best value in DC! Meet people from around the world, and experience what has been described as a cross between the UN and your friend's living room. Meet people from around the world, and experience what has been described as a cross between the UN and your friend's living room. The perfect blend of the UN and your friend’s living room, HI DC is the place to meet people from around the world. Located near the city’s most famous attractions, Hostelling International-Washington, DC (HI-DC) offers a friendly and inexpensive lodging experience for travelers. We provide an unbeatable environment (and a long list of amenities) that brings together international and domestic travelers. We also provide groups a comfortable and safe place to stay. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About HI Washington DC

LOCATION:
HI-DC is close to all of the best the city has to offer:
• The White House (8 blocks)
• The National Mall (8 blocks)
• Chinatown (4 blocks)
• Metro Center (3 blocks) – the local subway system
• Bus stops and taxi stands (1 block)
• And just steps from bars, restaurants, performing art centers and many more attractions

ROOMS & AMENITIES
Our hostel offers safe, clean and comfortable accommodations, with a wide variety of amenities and services. We provide dormitory-style and private rooms to satisfy our guests’ needs. Dorm-style rooms (with bunk beds) are 4-bed, 8-bed and 10-bed, and private rooms sleep two. All dorm-style rooms and most private rooms share single-sex bathrooms on each floor; the hostel offers a limited number of en-suite rooms.
Amenities Include:
• 24-hour front desk service
• No curfew, no lock-out
• Tax included
• An environment that is drug-free, smoke-free and alcohol-free
• A/C and heat in all guest rooms
• FREE breakfast
• FREE in-room lockers (please bring your own locks), linens and towels
• FREE tours, movie nights and programs
• FREE Wi-Fi
• FREE local map and area information
• FREE pool table, books, puzzles and games
• FREE body wash in all showers
• Common room with big, comfortable couches, Internet stations, information center, and pre-paid phone card machine
• TV room with big screen, 150+ channels, DVD, VCR, FREE movies, and leather club chairs
• Fully-equipped, self-service kitchen
• Outside patio seating
• Laundry facilities
• Luggage storage
• Elevator
• Iron/ironing board
• Hair dryers
• Wheelchair accessibility
• Nearby restaurants, bars and pubs, grocery shopping, pharmacy and other conveniences
• Individual travelers and groups welcome
• Bicycle rack on-site, and bicycle rental available near the hostel

STAFF
Our staff are ready to welcome you to our capital city, help you with information about the local attractions and help to make your stay fun and relaxing. Make your reservation and be ready for an incredible stay at HI-DC!

HI-DC & THE ENVIRONMENT
We are committed to being stewards of the environment. However, we do not view our environmental responsibility as a destination. Rather, we see it as a continuous journey.
• Follow a linen re-use program to conserve water (during a hosteller stay, linens are washed only by request)
• All paper is from at least 95% recycled materials
• Recycle Aluminum, Glass, Paper, Plastic, Cardboard, Batteries, and ink/toner cartridges
• Have push faucets on all sinks (the timer reduces water consumption)
• Provide environmentally friendly dish soap in the kitchen
• Have all re-usable products in the kitchen and for breakfast (no disposables)

HOSTEL CUSTOMS
• A valid credit card is required for guaranteed reservations. If you need personal attention or have special needs, please call us or email us
• Please retain your confirmation number when making a reservation
• A $3 per person, per night Temporary Membership Fee for those who aren't members
• Please show a government issued photo ID upon check-in
• Check-in is after 3:00 PM on your arrival date, and check-out is by 11:00 AM on your departure date. Guests have until 2:00 PM on the date of arrival to cancel their reservation. Any guest who does not call and cancel by 2:00 PM on the date of arrival will be charged one night stay
• Children under 12-years-old must stay with their guardian in a private room. Children 12-18 years-old must stay in the same room with their guardian
• Extension requests made after 11:00 AM on the scheduled date of departure may require the hosteller to switch beds and/or rooms
• FREE in-room lockers are provided (please provide your own lock). A limited number of electronic lockers are available for a small fee
• The maximum length of stay is 14 days within a twelve-month period
• Accommodations are available only to travelers from outside a 55 mile radius of the hostel

Accommodation Information

ROOMS & AMENITIES
In addition to being the best place in DC to discover new cultures and make new friends, our hostel offers safe, clean and comfortable accommodations, with a wide variety of amenities and services. We provide dormitory-style and private rooms to satisfy our guests’ needs. Dorm-style rooms with bunk beds, come in four-bed, eight-bed and ten-bed configurations, while private rooms sleep two hostellers in two twin beds. All of the dorm-style rooms and most of the private rooms share single-sex bathrooms on each guest room floor; the hostel also offers a limited number of en suite rooms (private room with private bath).

Location Information

Set in the heart of downtown Washington, DC, Hostelling International – Washington, DC (HI-DC) is close to all of the best the city has to offer:
• The White House (8 blocks)
• The National Mall (8 blocks) – home to the Capitol, monuments and museums
• Chinatown (4 blocks)
• Metro Center (3 blocks) – Metrorail is the local subway system
• Bus stops and taxi stands (1 block)
• And just steps from bars, restaurants, performing art centers and many more attractions

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.